Lauryn Jiles Education: University of South Carolina Lauryn Jiles is a freelance writer, specializing in fashion, beauty, and entertainment. She's contributed to publications such as Essence, Mayvenn Hair, and InStyle. Lauryn has 5+ years of writing experience and 2 years of product/commerce writing.Highlights: Lauryn has written for InStyle since August 2022Lauryn's work has appeared in InStyle, Essence, CR Fashion Book, and more.Lauryn has a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina. Experience Lauryn has worked with companies such as Hasbro, Bustle Digital Group, Ross Stores, Essence, and more. She has worked in copywriting, buying, social media management, PR, and journalism. Education Lauryn holds a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina.Other Works:French Curl Braids Are TikTok’s Latest Beauty Obsession — Here’s Why, The Zoe ReportOf Course TikTok Is Obsessed With This $30 Denim Micro Skirt — and It's Selling Out, InstyleNike Partners With HBUCS For Its Yardunner Series, CR Fashion Book About InStyle InStyle is an award-winning destination for fashion, beauty, and pop-culture, with an all-are-welcome ethos that swings open the proverbial velvet ropes. Whether you’re looking for a wardrobe refresh, haircut inspiration, or a story that’ll make sparkling cocktail-party conversation, our expert-connected coverage is where to start. Learn more about our team and editorial guidelines, here.